6th grade students learn about tobacco Prevention TUPE with the assistance of the OC Lost Chords Assembly

Tobacco Prevention Projects provide tobacco prevention, education, and cessation promotion in the community.


  • Reduce tobacco use among youth through community outreach and education at middle schools and high schools
  • Decrease illegal sales of tobacco to minors through merchant education
  • Reduce tobacco use among adults with behavioral health concerns. This is done through educational presentations, smoking cessation resources, and capacity-building trainings at behavioral health facilities, transitional living homes, and re-entry programs.